Event Detail

7
Jul
1995

Sangay survived

Dick Snailham
Friday, 7 Jul 1995
the Furama Hotel
The explorer, author and Mastermind finalist gave an account of the illfated Mount Sangay expedition to climb one of the world's most active volcanoes in Ecuador. Two thousand feet from the summit, the volcano erupted and the team suffered two fatalities and serious injury. Dick gave an open and frank account of the confusion, trauma and heroism in the wake of the incident.

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